2022 -23 Winter
We offer athletes the opportunity
to play Basketball at 3 different levels - Skills, Half Court or Full Court. Come out and test your skills on Sunday, December
11. You can also join our Cheer Team. They preformed at the Opening Ceremony of the Special Olympics Virginia Fall State Games
in Virginia Beach and also cheer on our sports teams each season.
Special Olympics Polar Plunge
is on Saturday, February 4, 2023. Chesapeake’s team is CHESAPEAKE ATHLETES, Area
FOR THE POLAR PLUNGE 2023
note that the time for the PLUNGE this year has changed to 1 PM
Our team will meet for photos in the big tent from 11:45
sure to register your donations and get your plunge number and other incentives at LOCAL REGISTRATION on the second floor of the Oceanfront Hilton. This opens at 10 am as well as registration
for the costume contest if you want to be in the parade. 10:30 am Costume Parade on the Boardwalk, 12:15 Opening Ceremony in the tent, 1:00 pm PLUNGE!
There is still a week left to donate to the Chesapeake Athletes Team.
We have reached $15,000 and we are going for $20,000 and beyond.
The Polar Plunge is Special Olympics Virginia's largest fundraiser, attracting more than 10,000 people to the oceanfront in February. The fundraising done at
this event pays for most of the expenses of our program - which is free to all athletes.
program costs $30,000 a year for uniforms, entry fees for local and statewide competitions, facility fees,
travel expenses including van rental, gasoline, meals, and housing. Every contribution to Special Olympics is tax
deductible, and you will get a receipt when you donate online.
You can help
us raise these funds by joining the CHESAPEAKE ATHLETES, Area 2 team. Plunge or help raise
money for our team. Use your Fundraising page to send out to friends and family to collect donations.
come out each year and brave the cold to support their team and our Chesapeake program. To join our CHESAPEAKE ATHLETES TEAM Click Here
We give everyone that plunges on our team a colorful Chesapeake Athletes Team Shirt
to wear at the plunge. Thank you to our generous sponsors for our shirt this year: Armada Hoffler, Bubba's 33, Chesapeake
Machine Works, Courthouse Cafe and MSP
Join our Chesapeake sports program as an Athlete or Volunteer.